Energy

Lithuania’s LNG terminal: Less dependence on Russian gas, but more dependence on fossil fuel?

This Monday, Lithuania congratulated itself on finishing a seminal project in its energy independence policy and welcomed the floating liquefied natural gas terminal in the Baltic port of Klaipėda, from where it will open a second gas import line, an alternative to Russia’s gas giant Gazprom that had monopolized the Lithuanian gas market. […]

Jaroslav Neverovič
Politics

Lithuania’s dismissed energy minister says he was forced into appointing controversial deputy

Jaroslav Neverovič, who has been dismissed as energy minister this week, says he made unsuccessful attempts to persuade leadership of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania (LLRA) to refrain from appointing the controversial Renata Cytacka as deputy minister. […]

Jaroslav Neverovič and Dalia Grybauskaitė
Opinion

Opinion: Will Cytacka save Lithuania?

In the context of Russia’s actions in Ukraine, it is very important for Lithuania and other countries in the region to maintain domestic political stability. Otherwise it would be relatively easy to induce regional unrest by artificially stirring up dissatisfied factions of their societies. […]

Energy Minister Jaroslav Neverovič
Politics

President Grybauskaitė dismisses Energy Minister Neverovič

President Dalia Grybauskaitė has signed a decree, dismissing Energy Minister Jaroslav Neverovič from the post. […]